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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ocean View Town, Delaware give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 54

5 to 9 years : 7

10 to 14 years : 37

15 to 17 years : 21

18 and 19 years : 18

20 years : 0

21 years : 33

22 to 24 years : 5

25 to 29 years : 26

30 to 34 years : 54

35 to 39 years : 21

40 to 44 years : 12

45 to 49 years : 54

50 to 54 years : 61

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 38

65 and 66 years : 39

67 to 69 years : 40

70 to 74 years : 113

75 to 79 years : 53

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 27

15 to 17 years : 30

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 4

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 12

30 to 34 years : 21

35 to 39 years : 57

40 to 44 years : 20

45 to 49 years : 61

50 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 139

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 41

65 and 66 years : 53

67 to 69 years : 55

70 to 74 years : 30

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 37

85 years and over : 19


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 996

Multiple ancestry : 519

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 18

Ancestry not reported : 122


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,590

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 2

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 47

Not a U.S. citizen : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Total:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 17 years : 134

18 to 24 years : 85

25 to 34 years : 113

35 to 44 years : 110

45 to 54 years : 255

55 to 59 years : 228

60 and 61 years : 105

62 to 64 years : 79

65 to 74 years : 330

75 years and over : 158

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 39

5 to 17 years : 68

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 21

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 16

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 17 years : 64

18 to 24 years : 51

25 to 34 years : 89

35 to 44 years : 94

45 to 54 years : 203

55 to 59 years : 195

60 and 61 years : 105

62 to 64 years : 75

65 to 74 years : 317

75 years and over : 136

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 2

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 14

45 to 54 years : 8

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 160

Female : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 639

Female : 705

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 2

Foreign born:

Male : 20

Female : 43


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 234

Born in other state in the United States : 1,308

Native: born outside the United States : 2

Foreign born : 46


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 58

Now married, except separated : 71

Divorced : 17

Separated : 16

Widowed : 14

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 152

Now married, except separated : 901

Divorced : 163

Separated : 3

Widowed : 60

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 39

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Speak only English : 1,513

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

German:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ocean View Town, Delaware

  • Irish: 263   (23.5%)
  • English: 215   (19.2%)
  • German: 179   (16.0%)
  • Italian: 86   (7.7%)
  • United States Or American: 74   (6.6%)
  • Other Groups: 45   (4.0%)
  • Polish: 44   (3.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 43   (3.8%)
  • Scottish: 36   (3.2%)
  • Dutch: 30   (2.7%)
  • Welsh: 25   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 8   (0.7%)
  • Slovak: 6   (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.5%)
  • Celtic: 5   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 4   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 4   (0.4%)
  • European: 4   (0.4%)
  • Northern European: 2   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.2%)
  • British: 2   (0.2%)
  • Armenian: 1   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 1   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ocean View Town, Delaware is 1,655



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ocean View Town, Delaware: 819
Female Population in Ocean View Town, Delaware: 836


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ocean View Town, Delaware: 55.4
Median Female Resident Age in Ocean View Town, Delaware: 58.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ocean View Town, Delaware


White


Both sexes

59.0

Male

57.5

Female

59.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.5

Male

28.5

Female

35.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

55.5

Male

0.0

Female

55.5

Asian


Both sexes

40.0

Male

43.5

Female

37.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

36.5

Male

50.5

Female

25.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

30.5

Male

50.5

Female

29.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.3

Male

31.5

Female

30.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

59.3

Male

58.1

Female

59.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Ocean View Town, Delaware


  • White: 1,590
  • African American: 32
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 20
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 10
  • Two or More Races: 3



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Ocean View Town, Delaware citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Ocean View Town, Delaware

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.57%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (1.72%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (1.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (3.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (2.59%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (1.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 103   (29.6%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 33   (9.48%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 54   (15.52%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (5.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 61   (17.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 26   (7.47%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (1.15%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.45%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (1.14%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (1.59%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (2.05%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (3.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (2.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 141   (32.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 31   (7.05%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 67   (15.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 34   (7.73%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 70   (15.91%)
  • Master's Degree: 35   (7.95%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.36%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.68%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Ocean View Town, Delaware


  • Ocean View Historical Society


    Po Box 576, Ocean View, DE 19970

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ocean View Town, Delaware affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Ocean View Town, Delaware.

Area Features of Ocean View Town, Delaware


Airport


(1) White House Farm Airport  

Bay


(1) Beach Cove   (2) Edgar Prong   (3) Head Of The Gut   (4) Indian River Bay   (5) Joshia Cove   (6) Joshia Prong   (7) Murray Marsh Cove   (8) Nats Cove   (9) Old Basin Cove   (10) Pasture Point Cove   (11) Pot Nets Cove   (12) Raccoon Cove   (13) Sawpit Cove   (14) Station Cove   (15) Steels Cove   (16) White House Cove  

Bridge


(1) C W Cullen Bridge  

Canal


(1) Bethany Beach Canal   (2) Massey Ditch  

Cape


(1) Big Ditch Point   (2) Big Marsh Point   (3) Cedar Neck   (4) Derrickson Point   (5) Hawkins Point   (6) Labens Point   (7) Melson Island   (8) Pasture Point   (9) Pingally Point   (10) Pot Nets Point   (11) Quillens Point   (12) Raccoon Point   (13) Rack Turn Point   (14) Sand Point   (15) Southwest Point   (16) The Pullover   (17) Walter Point   (18) White House Point  

Cemetery


(1) Banks Cemetery   (2) Ocean View Presbyterian Cemetery  

Census


(1) Long Neck Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Little Ditch   (2) Old Ship Channel  

Church


(1) Church Of Christ   (2) Mariners Bethel United Methodist Church  

Flat


(1) Simon Glade  

Gut


(1) Big Ditch   (2) Bottom Hills Drain   (3) Indian River Inlet   (4) Sloughs Gut   (5) Spring Gut   (6) Stockley Gut  

Harbor


(1) Indian River Yacht Basin  

Island


(1) Big Bacon Island   (2) Big Cedar Island   (3) Burton Island   (4) Bush Island   (5) Gull Island   (6) Little Cedar Island   (7) Middle Island   (8) Sand Island  

Lake


(1) Balders Pond   (2) Boat House Pond   (3) Fresh Pond   (4) Roman T Pond   (5) Salt Pond  

Locale


(1) Bethany Bay Golf Course   (2) Holtz Landing   (3) Sandy Cove Camping   (4) The Salt Pond Golf Course  

Military


(1) Coast Guard Station Indian River Inlet  

Park


(1) Holts Landing State Park   (2) West Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bank Harbor Retreat   (2) Banks Harbor Estates   (3) Bay City Mobile Home Park   (4) Bay Shore Mobile Home Park   (5) Bayberry Dunes   (6) Bayside Hamlet   (7) Bethany Dunes   (8) Bethany Village   (9) Bottom Hills   (10) Calhoun Landing   (11) Cedar Shores   (12) Cedarville Mobile Home Park   (13) Club House Landing   (14) Collins Park Mobile Home Park   (15) Cozy Cove Mobile Home Park   (16) Denton Woods Mobile Home Park   (17) Fishermans Park Mobile Home Park   (18) Green Briar Court   (19) Gulls Nest   (20) Holly Ridge   (21) Indian Harbor Villa   (22) Indian Landing Mobile Home Park   (23) Indian Landing North Mobile Home Park   (24) Long Neck   (25) Lynn Lee Village Mobile Home Park   (26) Massey Landing   (27) Murray Estates   (28) Murry Landing   (29) Nanticoke Shores Mobile Home Park   (30) Newtons Acres   (31) Ocean View   (32) Ocean Village   (33) Piney Point   (34) Pond Acres   (35) Quillens Point   (36) Rehoboth Shores Mobile Home Park   (37) Rogers Haven   (38) Sea Del Estates   (39) Seabreak   (40) Steele Acres   (41) The Reservation   (42) Tower Shores   (43) Tuckahoe Acres   (44) White House Beach Mobile Home Park  

Stream


(1) Collins Creek   (2) Lee Joseph Creek   (3) White Creek  

Summit


(1) Cottonpatch Hill  

Swamp


(1) Broken Marshes   (2) Mare Marsh   (3) Nats Marsh   (4) Salt Works Marsh  

Woods


(1) Lynch Thicket  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ocean View Town, Delaware

19970 (pop. 4,481)


Cities Nearby Ocean View Town, Delaware

Millville Town, DE  (pop. 386) 1.1 Miles
Bethany Beach Town, DE  (pop. 908) 1.9 Miles
Selbyville-frankford Ccd, DE  (pop. 30,821) 2.5 Miles
South Bethany Town, DE  (pop. 421) 2.7 Miles
Fenwick Island Town, DE  (pop. 401) 6.1 Miles
Long Neck Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,366) 6.1 Miles
Frankford Town, DE  (pop. 634) 7.7 Miles
Dagsboro Town, DE  (pop. 800) 8.1 Miles
Selbyville Town, DE  (pop. 2,018) 8.9 Miles
Millsboro Ccd, DE  (pop. 27,568) 9.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ocean View Town, Delaware

302



Elevation in Ocean View Town, Delaware is 16.0 ft. (5.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ocean View Town, Delaware

Lat: 38.540751 N        Long: -75.096840 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Ocean View Town, Delaware need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Delaware

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 6.91 4.51 10.33 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 6.91 4.51 10.33 0.00 6.46
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.62 7.03 4.73 10.99 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.62 7.03 4.73 10.99 0.00 6.70
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.66 7.01 4.71 10.82 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.66 7.01 4.71 10.82 0.00 6.70
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.01 7.25 4.88 11.78 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 9.01 7.25 4.88 11.78 0.00 6.98
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.91 7.00 4.62 11.17 0.00 6.78
  Total Electric Industry 8.91 7.00 4.62 11.17 0.00 6.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.09 7.08 4.72 11.95 0.00 6.91
  Total Electric Industry 9.09 7.08 4.72 11.95 0.00 6.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.97 7.00 4.68 12.04 0.00 6.88
  Total Electric Industry 8.97 7.00 4.68 12.04 0.00 6.88
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.22 7.19 4.82 12.45 0.00 7.00
  Total Electric Industry 9.22 7.19 4.82 12.45 0.00 7.00
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.13 7.07 4.65 13.17 0.00 6.88
  Total Electric Industry 9.13 7.07 4.65 13.17 0.00 6.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.81 3.17 0.00 0.00 3.30
  Full-Service Providers 9.17 7.39 4.73 13.24 0.00 7.12
  Total Electric Industry 9.17 7.39 4.71 13.24 0.00 7.10
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.29 3.71 5.42 0.00 0.00 4.08
  Full-Service Providers 8.54 6.12 3.68 14.19 0.00 6.17
  Total Electric Industry 8.54 5.89 3.73 14.19 0.00 6.08
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.63 1.06 0.78 0.00 0.00 0.83
  Energy-Only Providers 3.03 4.06 3.62 0.00 0.00 3.70
  Full-Service Providers 8.61 7.09 4.90 14.17 0.00 7.00
  Total Electric Industry 8.61 7.00 4.81 14.17 0.00 6.80
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.88 0.33 0.00 0.00 0.35
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 3.97 3.57 0.00 0.00 3.58
  Full-Service Providers 8.70 7.17 5.20 14.13 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.70 7.15 4.85 14.13 0.00 6.91
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.64 0.21 0.00 0.00 0.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.02 4.41 0.00 0.00 4.41
  Full-Service Providers 8.59 7.32 5.61 0.00 0.00 7.43
  Total Electric Industry 8.59 7.31 5.15 0.00 0.00 6.96
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.04 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.19
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.10 6.43 0.00 0.00 6.43
  Full-Service Providers 8.78 7.44 5.82 0.00 0.00 7.61
  Total Electric Industry 8.78 7.44 6.06 0.00 0.00 7.53
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.98 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.19
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.53 5.40 0.00 0.00 5.40
  Full-Service Providers 9.01 7.60 6.46 0.00 0.00 7.94
  Total Electric Industry 9.01 7.60 6.21 0.00 0.00 7.76
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.58 1.35 0.31 0.00 0.00 0.77
  Energy-Only Providers 10.64 8.45 7.59 0.00 0.00 7.97
  Full-Service Providers 11.85 10.35 7.47 0.00 0.00 10.52
  Total Electric Industry 11.85 10.21 7.67 0.00 0.00 10.13

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Ocean View Town, Delaware

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 10   (2.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 2   (0.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 10   (2.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 23   (5.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 8   (2.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 70   (17.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 83   (21.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 54   (13.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 39   (9.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 34   (8.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 16   (4.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 22   (5.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 22   (5.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 657

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 34

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 15

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 28


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 53

5 to 9 minutes : 136

10 to 14 minutes : 101

15 to 19 minutes : 50

20 to 24 minutes : 122

25 to 29 minutes : 45

30 to 34 minutes : 99

35 to 39 minutes : 10

40 to 44 minutes : 20

45 to 59 minutes : 38

60 to 89 minutes : 20

90 or more minutes : 12


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

With Social Security income : 366

No Social Security income : 391


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

With retirement income : 280

No retirement income : 477


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 6

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 30

$50,000 to $59,999 : 20

$60,000 to $74,999 : 83

$75,000 to $99,999 : 65

$100,000 to $124,999 : 86

$125,000 to $149,999 : 27

$150,000 to $199,999 : 82

$200,000 or more : 32


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $91,029


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ocean View Town, Delaware

  • WJWK (1280 AM; 0.84 kW; Blades, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WICO (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Salisbury, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WJDY (1470 AM; 5.0 kW; Salisbury, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WKHZ (1590 AM; 1.0 kW; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Radio Broadcast Communications, Inc.)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 10.5 kW; Georgetown, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Delmar, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)

FM Radio Stations Near Ocean View Town, Delaware

  • WQMR (101.1 FM; Newark, MD; Owner: Snow Hill Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WZEB (101.7 FM; Long Neck, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WJKI (103.5 FM; Millville, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WOCQ (103.9 FM; Willards, MD; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WQHQ (104.7 FM; Whaleyville, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WDKZ (105.5 FM; Delmar, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WSJQ (106.7 FM; Cape May, NJ; Owner: Coastal Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)
  • WYPO (106.9 FM; Berlin, MD; Owner: Wypr License Holding Llc)
  • WKHI (107.7 FM; Pittsville, MD; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WRAU (88.3 FM; Whaleyville, MD; Owner: Exec. Comm. Of Bd. Of Trustees Of American Univ.)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; Blades, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Allegheny East Conference Corporation Of Seventh-day Adv.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Allied Communications Network Two)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Edinboro Early School)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WDIH (90.3 FM; Delmar, MD; Owner: Salisbury Educational B/c Foundation)
  • WSDL (90.7 FM; Frankford, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Cape May Point, NJ; Owner: The Collegium Center For Faith And Culture)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Dewey Beach, DE; Owner: Allied Communications Network Two)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Blades, DE; Owner: Iglesia Cristiana Ebenezer)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Georgetown, DE; Owner: University Of Delaware)
  • WLBW (92.1 FM; Bishopville, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WGMD (92.7 FM; Lewes, DE; Owner: Resort Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WZBH (93.5 FM; Long Neck, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WKDB (95.3 FM; Delmar, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WOSC (95.9 FM; Bishopville, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WQJZ (97.1 FM; Berlin, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WICO-FM (97.5 FM; Salisbury, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WOCM (98.1 FM; Bishopville, MD; Owner: Irie Radio, Inc.)
  • WGBG (98.5 FM; Blades, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WWFG (99.9 FM; Bishopville, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Ocean View Town, Delaware

  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; Delmar, DE; Owner: Wboc, Inc.)
  • WCPB (Channel 28; Salisbury, MD; Owner: Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission)
  • WDPB (Channel 64; Blades, DE; Owner: Whyy, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ocean View Town, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 58  (27.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 33  (15.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 61  (28.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 38  (18.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 115  (53.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 27  (12.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 74  (34.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 22 Farms In Ocean View Town, Delaware


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ocean View Town, Delaware

Calvin B. Taylor Banking Company Of Berlin, Maryland - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $450.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

Fulton Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 117

Wilmington Savings Fund Society, Fsb - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 43

First Shore Federal Savings And Loan Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $289.3k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ocean View Town, Delaware

  • Rehoboth Aircrafters


    (about 12.5 miles in Dewey Beach, Delaware; Airport Code: REH)

  • Ocean City Municipal


    (about 16.0 miles in Berlin, Maryland; Airport Code: OCE)

  • Sussex County


    (about 17.5 miles in Georgetown, Delaware; Airport Code: GED)

  • Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional


    (about 26.4 miles in Salisbury, Maryland; Airport Code: SBY)

  • Cape May County


    (about 33.7 miles in Cape May, New Jersey; Airport Code: WWD)

  • Dover AFB


    (about 45.1 miles in Dover, Delaware; Airport Code: DOV)

  • Wallops Flight Center


    (about 45.9 miles in Wattsville, Virginia; Airport Code: WAL)

  • Wallops Flight Facility


    (about 46.1 miles in Wattsville, Virginia; Airport Code: WAL)

  • Cambridge-Dorchester


    (about 50.3 miles in Cambridge, Maryland; Airport Code: CGE)

  • Easton Municipal


    (about 55.4 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ocean View Town, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.05%

Carpooled

10.48%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.95%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.24%

Walked

2.38%

Other Means

0.71%

Worked At Home

6.19%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Ocean View Town, Delaware, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 469

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 4

Female householder, no husband present : 45

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 193

Householder not living alone : 46


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 20

Female householder and female partner : 21

Female householder and male partner : 11

All other households : 705


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 458

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17

Renter-occupied housing units : 28

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 176

Renter-occupied housing units : 63


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 39

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 33

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 41

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $74,999 : 106

$75,000 to $99,999 : 120

$100,000 to $124,999 : 91

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $199,999 : 82

$200,000 or more : 32


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Total : 1,869


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Occupied : 757

Vacant : 1,112


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : 125

Built 2000 to 2004 : 1,011

Built 1990 to 1999 : 342

Built 1980 to 1989 : 137

Built 1970 to 1979 : 107

Built 1960 to 1969 : 33

Built 1950 to 1959 : 21

Built 1940 to 1949 : 4

Built 1939 or earlier : 89


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Utility gas : 111

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 169

Electricity : 409

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 49

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 3

Solar energy : 5

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 11


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 to $249,999 : 30

$250,000 to $299,999 : 67

$300,000 to $399,999 : 201

$400,000 to $499,999 : 122

$500,000 to $749,999 : 174

$750,000 to $999,999 : 22

$1,000,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 6

Home equity loan only : 128

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 326

Housing units without a mortgage : 195


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ocean View Town, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : $503,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $451,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $392,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $300,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $312,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $225,000

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 : $325,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $370,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ocean View Town, Delaware: 69.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Ocean View Town, Delaware

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Ocean View Town, DE): $47,500
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ocean View Town): $146,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ocean View Town): $615
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ocean View Town, Delaware

Utility Gas: 2.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 16.9%
Electricity: 72.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 7.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Ocean View Town, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Ocean View Town, Delaware

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 15 $50,475 6 $3,213 182 $40,380 $17.65
Financial Administration 0 $0 1 $2,936 159 $0 $18.47
Other Government Administration 4 $13,811 5 $277 22 $41,433 $12.59
Judicial and Legal 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Police Protection - Officers 8 $28,350 0 $0 0 $42,525 --
Police - Other 1 $2,748 0 $0 0 $32,976 --
Firefighters 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Fire - Other 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 2 $5,566 0 $0 0 $33,396 --
Welfare 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Health 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Hospitals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Solid Waste Management 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Sewerage 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Parks and Recreation 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Natural Resources 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Supply 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Electric Power 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Gas Supply 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Transit 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Local Libraries 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Ocean View Town, Delaware

Generations Home Care, Inc.


     Address: 205 E. Market Street, Georgetown, Delaware 19947
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/1/1982

Professional Home Health Care Agency Inc


     Address: 401 North Bedford Street, Georgetown, Delaware 19947
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/2/2003

Beebe Hospital Home Health


     Address: 20232 Ennis Road, Georgetown, Delaware 19947
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/22/1985

Home Health Corp Of America


     Address: 100a Bateman Street, Salisbury, Maryland 21804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1984

Peninsula Home Care, Llc


     Address: 1001 Mount Hermon Street, Suite 200, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/1983

Hospitals Close To Ocean View Town, Delaware

Atlantic General Hospital


     Address: 9733 Healthway Drive, Berlin, Maryland 21811
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Beebe Medical Center


     Address: 424 Savannah Rd, Lewes, Delaware 19958
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Peninsula Regional Medical Center


     Address: 100 E Carroll Ave, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital


     Address: 801 Middleford Rd, Seaford, Delaware 19973
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Cape Regional Medical Center Inc


     Address: Two Stone Harbor Blvd, Cape May Court House, New Jersey 08210
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Ocean View Town, Delaware

Green Valley Terrace


     Address: 231 S. Washington Street, Millsboro, Delaware 19966
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 161
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Peninsula Healthcare Services T/a Renaissance


     Address: 26002 John J Williams Highway, Millsboro, Delaware 19966
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 3
     Percent Occupied: 3%

Berlin Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 9715 Healthway Drive, Po Box 799, Berlin, Maryland 21811
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 168
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Cadbury At Lewes


     Address: 17028 Cadbury Circle, Lewes, Delaware 19958
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 4
     Percent Occupied: 20%

Harbor Healthcare & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 301 Ocean View Blvd, Lewes, Delaware 19958
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 168
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ocean View Town, Delaware

Name: Salem
Address: PO Box 236; Hancocks Bridge, NJ 08038
Distance: 69 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ocean View Town, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 1,700
    Disabled Workers: 135
    Widowers Workers: 135
    Spouses Workers: 100
    Children Workers: 70


(updated 2007)



Sussex County, Delaware Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.71%
  • Bush & Cheney 60.45%
  • Other 0.83%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Ocean View Town, Delaware citizens.

Relocation to Sussex County, DE

7.10 % of Sussex County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $55,947

Delaware Average 6.10 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $19,911

Delaware Average 0.14 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Sussex County, DE (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • New Castle County , DE 0.87 % ($62,931 AGI )
  • Wicomico County , MD 0.36 % ($40,402 AGI )
  • Anne Arundel County , MD 0.25 % ($64,047 AGI )

Relocation away from Sussex County, DE

4.72 % of Sussex County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $40,334

Delaware Average 5.32 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $41,950

Delaware Average 0.10 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Sussex County, DE (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Kent County , DE 0.91 % ($35,501 AGI )
  • Wicomico County , MD 0.41 % ($32,937 AGI )
  • Worcester County , MD 0.15 % ($35,098 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Delaware

Low Bracket: $5,000 (2.20%)
High Bracket: $60,000 (5.95%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Delaware

No Sales Tax


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Ocean View Town, Delaware is based on over 50 years of data.

















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Ocean View Town, Delaware directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Ocean View Town, Delaware

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 90 180 0 0 0 53 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 0 1 1 5 3 5 2 2 2 1 1 1 2
    per 100,000 0 96 97 467 273 452 180 178 174 85 53 52 101
Burglary 10 16 23 23 14 14 12 16 18 18 25 22 37
    per 100,000 978 1,543 2,231 2,148 1,275 1,265 1,082 1,423 1,567 1,528 1,315 1,138 1,876
Larceny Theft 13 17 14 24 19 18 18 20 21 21 20 20 25
    per 100,000 1,272 1,639 1,358 2,241 1,730 1,626 1,623 1,779 1,828 1,783 1,052 1,035 1,268
Vehicle Theft 0 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 96 0 0 91 181 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 187 91 0 0 0 87 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
6 9 9 12 9 9 8 9 10 10 11 11 16
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
3 4 5 7 5 5 4 5 5 5 6 5 8


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Delaware

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,961 2,984 696 3,461 3,775 3,998 4,040 4,631 4,871 4,489


(updated 2014)



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